2013

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Twins Born Minutes Apart, But in Different Years

MedStar Washington Hospital Center says a woman gave birth to twins near midnight on New Year’s, with one born in 2013 and the other born in 2014.

01/01/2014

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DC ’13 Murder Rate Up From ’12, Down From Past Years

D.C.’s 2013 homicide rate was up 17 percent from 2012, according to Metropolitan Police Department statistics.

01/01/2014

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Top 10 Gifts of 2013 Show Rebound in Philanthropy

Philanthropy made a comeback in large donations in 2013 with the nation’s wealthiest donors giving more than $3.4 billion to charity, according to a new tally of the top 10 gifts of 2013 by the Chronicle of Philanthropy.

01/01/2014

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‘Selfie,’ ‘Twerk’ Top School’s Annoying Word List

A Michigan university has issued its annual list of annoying words, and those flexible enough to take selfies of themselves twerking should take note.

12/31/2013

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Balloting Begins! Oscar Nominations Voting Starts

Oscar voters, start your ballots.

12/27/2013

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Top 10 Sports Figures Who Should Have Kept Their Mouths Shut In 2013

As 2013 draws to a close, let’s take a look back at the top 10 figures in the sporting world who would have been far better off avoiding Twitter, taking the high road, or playing the quiet game

12/24/2013

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Video: 2013 in 6 Minutes 18 Seconds

Condensing 365 days into six minutes and eighteen seconds is a daunting task. Yet, that’s exactly the feat accomplished by Jean-Louis Nguyen.

12/19/2013

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Top 10 Most Anticipated NFL Matchups

There are plenty of matchups to get excited about for the 2013 season, such as the Ravens’ season-opening trip to Denver. Here are 10 other games that should be as exciting on the field as they are intriguing on paper.

08/01/2013

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Homemade Mother’s Day Gifts Kids Of All Ages Can Make

For a unique Mother’s Day gift, you can’t go wrong with a homemade craft from your child. The following crafts are geared to specific ages, but all are sure to delight mom.

04/29/2013

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Best New Year’s Eve Parties In The DC Area

From glorious galas to fireworks in the inner harbor, D.C. is the place to be to welcome the new year.

12/26/2012

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